Supreme Court directs States to take action against NGOs, persons indulging in illegal adoption of children orphaned due to COVID-19

Supreme Court, therefore, directed State Governments/Union Territories to prevent any NGO from collecting funds in the names of the affected children and inviting interested persons to adopt them.
Supreme Court
Supreme Court

Supreme Court has directed all State governments and Union Territories to take action against those NGOs/individuals who are indulging in illegal adoption of children after court was informed that invitation to persons for adoption of orphans is contrary to law as no adoption of a child can be permitted without the involvement of CARA.

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